Rutland Township, Kane County, Illinois

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Rutland Township
Location in Kane County
Location in Kane County
Kane County's location in Illinois
Kane County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°06′33″N 88°25′18″W / 42.10917°N 88.42167°W / 42.10917; -88.42167Coordinates: 42°06′33″N 88°25′18″W / 42.10917°N 88.42167°W / 42.10917; -88.42167
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyKane
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total36.3 sq mi (94 km2)
 • Land36.22 sq mi (93.8 km2)
 • Water0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.22%
Elevation
902 ft (275 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
22,713
 • Density519.2/sq mi (200.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60118, 60123, 60136, 60140, 60142
FIPS code17-089-66430
Websitewww.rutlandtownship.com

Rutland Township is one of sixteen townships in Kane County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 18,806 and it contained 8,004 housing units.[2] It was originally called Jackson Township; the name was changed to Rutland on July 2, 1850.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.3 square miles (94 km2), of which 36.22 square miles (93.8 km2) (or 99.78%) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2) (or 0.22%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Koppie Airport
  • Landings Condominium Airport
  • Olivers Heliport
  • Reid RLA Airport

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Buena Vista and Saint Mary's Catholic.

Major highways[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 201622,713[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Community Unit School District 300
  • Huntley Consolidated School District 158

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Rutland Township, Kane County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-06-26.
  • United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

External links[edit]